Korean Peninsula


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Noun1.Korean Peninsula - an Asian peninsula (off Manchuria) separating the Yellow Sea and the Sea of JapanKorean Peninsula - an Asian peninsula (off Manchuria) separating the Yellow Sea and the Sea of Japan; the Korean name is Dae-Han-Min-Gook or Han-Gook
Chino-Japanese War, Sino-Japanese War - a war between China and Japan (1894 and 1895) over the control of the Korean Peninsula; China was overwhelmingly defeated at Port Arthur
Korean War - a war between North and South Korea; South Korea was aided by the United States and other members of the United Nations; 1950-1953
D.P.R.K., Democratic People's Republic of Korea, DPRK, North Korea - a communist country in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula; established in 1948
Republic of Korea, South Korea - a republic in the southern half of the Korean Peninsula; established in 1948
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
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This unprecedented three-way summit, apparently arranged at very short notice, appears to have been little more than a made-for-TV spectacular designed for Trump and Kim's domestic audiences, in the military conflict zone of the Korean Peninsula.
Lee Do-hoon, Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs, had a bilateral meeting with Mr.
BANGKOK - The Southeast Asian regional bloc has called for the resumption of the peaceful dialogue among concerned parties towards attaining a nuclear-free Korean Peninsula.
TOKYO, June 20 (KUNA) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday reaffirmed China's support for efforts to push forward the political settlement process on the Korean Peninsula issue as he met North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, state-run Xinhua News Agency reported.
Korea President Kim Jong-un's visit to Russia will contribute to strengthening bilateral relations and resolving the situation on the Korean Peninsula. "I am confident that your visit to Russia today will serve the development of bilateral relations and help us to better understand how to resolve the situation on the Korean Peninsula and what we can do together," Putin was cited by Sputnik quoted as saying.
It represents the general trend as well as the wide aspiration and consensus of the international community to realise the denuclearisation and lasting peace on the Korean Peninsula, Lu said.
Summary: Moscow [Russia], Feb 25 (ANI): Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, on Monday, advocated that the key takeaways of the six-party talks on the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue should be considered during the upcoming North Korea and the United States summit in Hanoi, Vietnam.
The same source added that "China and South Korea are major players and stakeholders in issues related to the Korean Peninsula and share common interests and very similar stances in (realising) denuclearization through dialogue and negotiations and peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula," Yonhap quoted him as saying through an interpreter.
First, the two sides are determined to realize the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. Second, the two sides will work together to improve relation between the two countries so as to end the existing state of war.
US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un issued a statement after a historic meeting in Singapore in June reaffirming the North's commitment to "work towards complete denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula" and including US guarantees of security to North Korea.
The denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula had to mean "completely eliminating the US nuclear threat to Korea", as well as all neighboring areas, the official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said in a statement released on Thursday .
SEOUL: North Korea's commitment to the "denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula" also includes "completely eliminating the US nuclear threat to Korea," North Korean state media said on Thursday.

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